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'''RAND Corporation''' (''research and development'') is an American nonprofit global policy think tank originally formed by Douglas Aircraft Company to offer research and analysis to the United States Armed Forces. It is financed by the United States|U.S. Federal government of the United States|government and private Financial endowment|endowment, corporations including the health care industry, university|universities and private individuals. The organization has expanded to work with other governments, private foundations, international organizations, and commercial organizations on a host of non-defense issues. RAND aims for interdisciplinary and quantitative problem solving via translating theory|theoretical concepts from formal economics and the...
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Predecessorindividuals of Douglas Aircraft Company
MergedUnited States Army Air Forces
Successor| formation = {{start date and age|1948|05|14|df=y}}
FoundersHenry H. Arnold|Henry H. "Hap" Arnold
Donald Wills Douglas, Sr.|Donald Douglas
Major general (United States)|Major General Curtis LeMay
Extinction
Merger| type = Global policy think tank{{cite book|last1=Medvetz|first1=Thomas|title=Think Tanks in America|date=2012|publisher=University of Chicago Press|location=Chicago|isbn=9780226517292|page=26|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=kuh_VuW1WisC&pg=PA26|accessdate=25 April 2015}}
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TOPIC atoz
Medicare 24
Hospitals 10
Health insurance 8
Prospective Payment System 7
Older people 6
Quality of Health Care 5
Diagnosis related groups 4
Health maintenance organizations 4
Insurance, Health 4
Medical care 4
Medical care, Cost of 4
Capitation Fee 3
Diagnosis-Related Groups 3
Home Care Services 3
Hospital care 3
Hospital patients 3
Mental Health Services 3
Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care) 3
Rate Setting and Review 3
Breast 2
Capitation fees (Medical care) 2
Electronics in traffic engineering 2
Evaluation Studies as Topic 2
Health Maintenance Organizations 2
Health Services Research 2
Hospital utilization 2
Hospitalization 2
Hospitals Prospective payment United States 2
Insurance Benefits 2
Length of Stay 2
Long-term care of the sick 2
Medicaid 2
Medicaid beneficiaries 2
Medical records 2
Mental health 2
Mental health insurance 2
Mental health services 2
Motor bus lines 2
Outcome assessment (Medical care) 2
Physicians 2
Rand Health Insurance Experiment 2
Surgical Procedures, Operative 2
Traffic engineering 2
United States. Health Care Financing Administration 2
AIDS (Disease) 1
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome 1
Aftercare 1
Chain Letters 1
Child Health Services 1
Child Welfare 1
Child health services 1
Choice Behavior 1
Chronic renal failure 1
Chronically ill 1
Cold War 1
Community Health Services 1
Computer Security 1
Computer-Assisted Instruction 1
Congestive heart failure 1
Consumer Satisfaction 1
Consumer protection 1
Consumers' preferences 1
Cost Sharing 1
Costs and Cost Analysis 1
Diagnosis 1
Economics, Hospital 1
Education, Medical 1
Evidence-based medicine 1
Federal aid to maternal health services 1
Fee Schedules 1
Frail elderly 1
General Surgery 1
Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound 1
Group Practice, Prepaid 1
Health Insurance for Aged and Disabled, Title 18 1
Health Policy 1
Health Services Research United States 1
Health Status 1
Health Status Indicators 1
Heart failure 1
Home care services 1
Hospital care United States Evaluation 1
IT 1
Insurance, Health Florida 1
Insurance, Health New York (State) 1
Kidney Failure, Chronic 1
Kidney Transplantation 1
Krankenhauskosten / USA 1
Krankenversicherung 1
Krankenversicherung / USA 1
Managed Care Programs 1
Managed care plans (Medical care) 1
Medical Assistance 1
Medical Records 1
Medical Staff, Hospital 1
Medical care Quality control United States 1
Medical economics 1
Medical fees 1
Medical fees United States 1
Medicare Part A 1
Medicare beneficiaries 1
Medicine 1
Medicine, Preventive 1
Mortality 1
Myocardial infarction 1
Nursing Homes 1
Nursing homes 1
Older people Hospital care United States 1
Operating room technicians 1
Patient Admission 1
Performance 1
Physician's Practice Patterns 1
Physicians Salaries, etc United States 1
Physicians' assistants 1
Physicians' malpractice insurance 1
Preferred Provider Organizations 1
Preferred provider organizations (Medical care) 1
Preferred provider organizations (Medical care) Florida 1
Preferred provider organizations (Medical care) New York (State) 1
Pregnant women 1
Prenatal care 1
Preventive health services 1
Preventive health services for older people 1
Professional Review Organizations 1
Proposal writing for grants 1
Proposal writing in medicine 1
PsyOps 1
Psychological Warfare 1
Quality assurance, Health care 1
Quality of Health Care economics United States 1
Registers of births, etc 1
Reimbursement Mechanisms 1
Reimbursement, Prospective 1
Renal Dialysis 1
Research Design 1
Research Support as Topic 1
Retired military personnel 1
Risk (Insurance) 1
Second World War 1
Severity of Illness Index 1
Skilled Nursing Facilities 1
Small business 1
Smoking cessation 1
Soins m©♭dicaux 1
Superstition 1
Surgery 1
Technology 1
United States 1
United States. Department of Defense 1
United States. Medicare Bureau. End-Stage Renal Disease Program 1
United States. Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Health Affairs). TRICARE Management Activity 1
Writing 1
hacking 1
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